Kwa-Zulu Natal Law Society

Appointment of Pearl Arnold Mfusi as Director of the Kwazulu-Natal Law Society

The President and Council of the KwaZulu-Natal Law Society announce the appointment of Pearl Arnold Mfusi as Director of the KwaZulu-Natal Law Society and...
2018 attorney admission exam leak

Leaking of Attorneys Admission Examination Papers 

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) and the Examination committee, today decided that based on the leaks of the attorneys admission examinations, all...
John Saner SC

When is a debt not a “debt”?

Once upon a time, not too long ago, the word “debt”1 in the 1969 Prescription Act (the “Act”)2 covered just about any obligation to...
LSSA

Law Society Clarifies Confusion Relating to Its Continuation Under The Legal Practice Act

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) continues into the Legal Practice Act dispensation as a voluntary, representative, professional interest body for attorneys. ...
Proxi Smart court case

Gotta have a piece of the action: Proxi Smart

Often, usually specialist, work is legally reserved to a profession or specially qualified group of persons – in order to protect the public. When...
Legal Tech Fest

Legal Tech Fest 2018 – My views

I attended the Legal Tech Fest in Rosebank recently and I thought I would share what I learnt from the 2 day conference. ...
Legal Practice Council Formation

Law Society Welcomes Election Process for Legal Practice Council; Urges Practitioners to Participate

The Law Society of South Africa (LSSA) welcomes the announcement by the Minister of Justice and Correctional Services, Adv Michael Masutha, that the elections for...
Cape Law Society

Expropriation without Compensation

The Council of the Cape Law Society (Council) views the current debate around expropriation without compensation (EWC) and land reform in South Africa with...
Law Society of South Africa logo

Law Society Urges All to Support Efforts to Transform The Legal Profession

The first election period for the new Legal Practice Council (LPC) closed at 12 noon today, 3 October 2018. Throughout the nomination and election...
eDRS system roll-out in 3 years

Deeds Office says e-DRS Roll-out in 3 Years

Yip, you are not seeing things, The Chief Registrar of Deeds reported this at the stakeholder’s engagement meeting held at Pietermaritzburg Deeds Office last...